[A20-92] Bempedoic acid (hypercholesterolaemia) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 01.02.2021

Project no.:
A20-92

Commission:
Commission awarded on 30.10.2020 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Status:
Commission completed

Department/Division:
Drug Assessment

Application field:
Digestion, metabolism and hormones

Indication:

Adults with primary hypercholesterolaemia (heterozygous familial and non-familial) or mixed dyslipidaemia

Result of dossier assessment:

Added benefit not proven in either of both research questions (drug and dietary lipid-lowering options not exhausted/exhausted except for evolocumab)

Note:

After completion of the assessment by IQWiG the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) conducts a commenting procedure. This may provide supplementary information and as a result lead to a modified benefit assessment. Further information and the decision on the early benefit assessment can be found on the relevant page of the G-BA website.

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